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Labour Relations Act, 1995 (Act No. 66 of 1995)

National Textile Bargaining Council: Extension to Nonparties of the Main Collective Amending Agreement

Part 2

Annexure H : Woven Cotton Textile Products Subsector

C. Hours of Work

21. Clause 19: Short Time



Substitute the following for the existing clause 19:


19.1) In the event of reducing working hours, employers will give the union and employees 5 days notice of such reduction.


19.2) In the event of an act of God, disruption in utility services or other unforeseen emergencies, employers will give 4 hours notice to their employees.


19.3) Employers will have the option of either requiring employees to work the 4 hours, or pay them in lieu of working.